Both Meghan Markle & Kate Middleton have been seen at polo matches pitch side supporting their husbands Prince Harry & Prince William. They also wore chic and sporty clothes.
Both royal duchesses have their own styles, whether they are casually dressed in denim for a regular fixture, or smartly dressed for charity matches.
Here, NewsweekA collection of Meghan’s and Kates top polo clothes is viewed side-by-side as Harry wraps Los Padres polo season. William participates in an annual charity match.
Both Harry and William have been involved in charity polo matches all their adult lives. They first played the sport with Prince Charles at the Windsor Great Park polo ground.
A spouse may present the prize to the winning team on occasions that are held in honor or memory of royal charities.
In the 1980s and 1990s Princess Diana was often seen giving prizes to Charles when he was playing. Queen Elizabeth II has been photographed giving prizes to Charles since her early years of her reign, as well as to her husband, Prince Philip.
The royal sisters-in law dress in formal attire when prize-giving is scheduled for either Kate or Meghan.
Two months after her marriage to Harry, Meghan made an appearance at the Sentebale Polo Match in Windsor. Carolina Herrera designed the matching belt and wore the royal’s asymmetrical denim wrap dress with matching belt.
The look was completed by a pair of chic black sunglasses, and nude high-heeled pumps by Aquazzura.
Kate Middleton recently attended a charity match at Guards Polo club near Windsor. William was playing in support of a variety of charities, which were both supported by Kate and him.
Kate wore a white midi dress featuring geometric black piping by Emilia Wickstead.
The royal accessorized with a pair turtleshell wayfarer sunglasses, statement earrings, and nude heels.
Relaxed in Denim
Meghan and Kate are not only known to support their husbands in charity polo matches but also at regular fixtures where they can more easily blend in with other players.
Meghan was often seen wearing simple denim shorts and a loose blouse tied at the waist during the 2022 Santa Barbara Polo and Racquet Club seasons, where Harry’s Los Padres team regularly played.
Kate has also opted for denim while going incognito to the polo. However, when the Los Angeles sun isn’t shining, Kate has often chosen to wear skinny jeans rather than shorts.
Kate wore a relaxed outfit consisting of a navy and white striped Breton top from British brand ME+EM and a pair dark-wash skinny jeans for a Tetbury Polo match in 2015.
Family Day Out
Although Meghan and Kate weren’t often seen together at polo matches prior to the Sussexes moving to the United States, the two sisters in law were photographed together at the King Power Royal Charity Polo Day held on July 10, 2019.
Both royals were relaxed with their children. Meghan was seen holding Archie Harrison MountbattenWindsor, two months old, while Kate held Prince Louis, her youngest son.
Meghan wore a khaki green smock gown by luxury activewear designer Lisa Marie Fernandez for the occasion. Stella McCartney paired her look with tan-woven sandals, and aviator sunglasses.
Kate was seen in a light printed midi-dress in shades of red from L.K. rather than Meghan’s block-colored one. Bennett.
Kate wore a Mulberry bag, wedged espadrille sneakers, and fern-hoop earrings by Catherine Zoraida to match her dress.